Oct 10th Family Newsletter

posted Oct 15, 2019, 9:38 AM by Michelle McGarry

We had our Thanksgiving Mass today and welcomed Fr Anthony to our school.  It was an uplifting experience for our students and his message regarding the importance of being happy, thankful and kind like Jesus asks us, was well received by our students.

Pizza lunches are going to start Friday, October 25th and occur on Fri Nov 8th & 22nd, Fri Dec 6th & 20th and lastly on Thurs, Jan 23rd.Thank you for your patience and understanding regarding the delay.  You can place your child’s order through School Cash Online up until Tuesday, October 22nd at 11:59pm. https://ocsb.schoolcashonline.com   

A reminder that tomorrow we gather as a School Board community to pray, connect with colleagues and recharge our soul. Our Director has planned many great presentations for us!  Thus tomorrow is a PD Day.

On the Horizon:

Next week is Waste Reduction Week with Wednesday being World Food Day. Explore the UN’s World Food Day website to learn about their 2019 campaign “Healthy Days for a #ZeroHunger World” and learn how you can take action on a global scale and in our local community.

Monday, Oct 21st is our 2nd School Council Meeting in the Learning Commons from 7:00 - 8:30.  All are welcome!

Tuesday, Oct 22nd is Picture Retake Day!

Wednesday, Oct 23rd is Take Me Outside Day so be sure to dress for a longer time learning outside!

Friday, Oct 25th from 6:00 - 8:00 is our Harvest Dance! It is a wonderful family event organized and run by our amazing School Council.  Everyone is encouraged to wear Halloween costumes and come and socialize and dance! More information will be communicated closer to the event.

Tuesday, Oct 29th - Progress Reports and accompanying IEPs will go home

We wish each of our families a Happy Thanksgiving Weekend!

Take care,

Michelle McGarry